Three horses were found strolling through Bayou Vista Wednesday morning. The horses were apprehended and returned safely to their home.
(The Daily Review Photo by Diane Miller Fears)

A few horses decided to go for a stroll through Bayou Vista early this morning by themselves. The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office received a complaint at 5:03 a.m. today that several horses had crossed U.S. 90 near the Plantation Inn in Bayou Vista, Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Traci Landry said.

The St. Mary Pony 14-year-old All-Stars begins play Thursday in the Pony South Zone’s Tournament’s Elite Bracket in Burleson, Texas. The team finished runner-up at the 2014 South Zone Baseballl Pony Super Region Tournament. Kneeling, from left, are team members Caleb Bernard, Dylan Landry, Kyle Pitre, Reid Wiley, Kyle Boudreaux and Cade Thibodeaux. Standing, from left, are assistant coach Shawn Bernard, Patrick Robertson, Hayden Pinho, Lukas Carnley, John Pat Dupuy, Joel Singleton and head coach Patrick Wiley. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Patrice Singleton.)

When the St. Mary PONY 14-year-old All-Stars take the field Thursday, they will do so as at least the last east St. Mary Parish team still playing any kind of youth baseball this summer.
Brittany’s Special Friends Camp was held earlier this month at Franklin Senior High School.

Three horses were found strolling through Bayou Vista Wednesday morning. The horses were apprehended and returned safely to their home.
(The Daily Review Photo by Diane Miller Fears)

The St. Mary Pony 14-year-old All-Stars begins play Thursday in the Pony South Zone’s Tournament’s Elite Bracket in Burleson, Texas. The team finished runner-up at the 2014 South Zone Baseballl Pony Super Region Tournament. Kneeling, from left, are team members Caleb Bernard, Dylan Landry, Kyle Pitre, Reid Wiley, Kyle Boudreaux and Cade Thibodeaux. Standing, from left, are assistant coach Shawn Bernard, Patrick Robertson, Hayden Pinho, Lukas Carnley, John Pat Dupuy, Joel Singleton and head coach Patrick Wiley. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Patrice Singleton.)

Bank Day

Peter Pan students of St. Mary Head Start took their first trip to the bank Tuesday. The students had their first “Bank Day” of the year at Teche Federal Bank in Franklin.

Proclamation for Older Americans Month

Tri-City area mayors gathered Tuesday to sign a proclamation declaring May as Older Americans Month. Seated, from left, are Patterson Mayor Rodney Grogan, Berwick Mayor Louis Ratcliff and Morgan City Councilman Louis Tamporello. Standing, from left, are Council on Aging representatives Pat Blanco, board member; Lisa Daigle, Morgan City coordinator; John Benge, board member; and Beverly Domengeaux, executive director.
(The Daily Review Photo by Jean L. McCorkle)

Tri-City area mayors gathered Tuesday to sign a proclamation declaring May as Older Americans Month at the Berwick Town Hall.

Franklin Relay for Life ‘Survivors Lap’

Members of Boy Scout Troop 242 in Patterson presented the colors and led the “Survivors Lap” for the Franklin Relay for life on May 3. From left are troop members Joseph Duhon, Ryan Galloway and Colby Alexander.
(Submitted Photo)

Members of Boy Scout Troop 242 in Patterson presented the colors and led the “Survivors Lap” for the Franklin Relay for life on May 3.

Redevelopment grant applications available

Shannon Hardware in Morgan City replaced its ceiling with stamped tin in 2013 as part of a $10,000 redevelopment incentive grant from the state.
(The Daily Review Photo by Zachary Fitzgerald)

Any business owner in the Main Street District whose building meets state criteria may apply for Redevelopment Incentive Grants through June 6, according to a city news release.

Researchers study plant materials for chemicals, fuel

Patrisha Pham-Bugayong, left, and Giovanna Aita are studying methods to make syrup from energycane and sweet sorghum bagasse in Aita’s lab at the LSU AgCenter Audubon Sugar Institute. The syrup can be used as feedstock to generate green biofuels and chemicals.
LSUAgCenter/Photo by A. Denise Attaway)

Researchers at the LSU AgCenter Audubon Sugar Institute are studying ways to make syrup from energycane and sweet sorghum bagasse to be used as feedstock for the generation of green biofuels and ch

Arrest reports

William Davis

A Morgan City man was jailed after he was involved in a fist fight Tuesday night and armed himself with knives and a large stick, Morgan City Police Chief Michael Banks said in a news release.

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Mr. and Mrs. Bob Radtke
--Submitted Photo

Bob and Connie Radtke of Morgan City will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 1. They were married at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Morgan City on Aug. 1, 1964.

Obituaries

Louise R. Madise, 89, a resident of Morgan City, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at Morgan City Healthcare.

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